A Look at the Top of LA’s Newest, Tallest High-Rise: Le Plus Grand Building de Los Angeles Continu Son Echape

The 73rd floor of the Wilshire Grand tower—soon to be the tallest tower in the West—was poured earlier this month and now work is started on the part that’s going to help it garner that “tallest tower” designation.The steel beams that will create the skeleton of a glass sail atop the building are being put in, reports Urbanize LA, and that glass sail will eventually be topped by a spire. The spire will help the AC Martin-designed tower reach its 1,099-foot height, beating out the US Bank Tower’s 1,018-foot height. Read some More

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